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Above 2000m.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 398 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Description

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Annuals to short-lived perennials, tufted or weakly stoloniferous. Culms erect, geniculate, or obliquely ascending, 15–50(–80) cm tall, 0.5–2 mm in diam., smooth, nodes 2–4, 0–2 exposed. Leaf sheaths loose, keeled, smooth, glabrous, 5–11 cm, about as long as blade, uppermost closed for 1/2(–3/4) of length; blades flat, thin to moderately thin, 4–20 cm × (1.5–)2–7(–11) mm, uppermost 3–10 cm, surfaces smooth to sparsely scabrid, margins scabrid, apex acutely to acuminately prow-tipped; ligule 0.5–1.5(–2) mm, abaxially smooth or scabrid, glabrous or rarely pilulose, apex truncate to obtuse, collar margins usually ciliate. Panicle open or loosely contracted, ovate or elliptic, exserted, 5–15(–22) × 3–10 cm, longest internodes 1–3 cm; branches ascending to reflexed, 2(–4) per node, proximally smooth or sparsely scabrid angled, distally nearly smooth to densely scabrid angled, longest 3–9 cm with 10–35 spikelets in distal 1/2. Spikelets elliptic, light green, 3.5–5(–7) mm, florets 3–6(–7); vivipary absent; rachilla internodes 0.5–0.8 mm, smooth, glabrous; glumes subequal to equal, keel and sometimes veins scabrid, lower glume narrow, 1.3–3.3 mm, 1-veined, upper glume broader, 1.5–3.4 mm, 3-veined; lemmas oblong to elliptic, 2.4–4(–5) mm, apex obtuse, rarely acute, keel villous to near apex, marginal veins for 3/4 of length, intermediate veins prominent, glabrous, rarely pilulose, areas between veins minutely bumpy, glabrous or infrequently pilulose proximally between keel and intermediate veins; callus webbed; palea smooth, glabrous, rarely sparsely pilulose, between keels, keels pilulose to short villous for most of length, distally pilulose or with a few hooks. Anthers (0.4–)0.6–1 mm. Fl. and fr. Apr–Jun.
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 266, 288, 289, 295 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Description

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Perennial grass with creeping rootstock; culms 20-50 cm high, erect or geniculately ascending. Leaf-blades flat, 3.5-15cm long, 1.5-4mm wide, flaccid, tapering to a sharp point, scabrid on the margins and both surfaces; ligule trun¬cate, 0.5-1.5mm long. Panicle pyramidal, 7.5-14cm long, very loose; branches paired, widely spreading, capillary, smooth. Spikelets 3-4-flowered, elliptic, 3.5-4mm long, whitish; glumes unequal, the lower narrowly ovate, 1.5-2.3mm long, 1-nerved, the upper broader, 2-2.5 mm long, 3-nerved; lemmas oblong-elliptic in side-view, 2.5-3mm long, obtuse, densely ciliate on the keel and marginal nerves, with copious wool at the base; palea shorter than the lemma, long ciliate along the keels almost to the tip; anthers 0.6-0.75 long.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 398 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of Pakistan @ eFloras.org
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S. I. Ali & M. Qaiser
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Distribution

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W. Himalaya, Nepal, Assam.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
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K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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Distribution

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Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Liaoning, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang [Bhutan, N India, Japan, Kashmir, Korea, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan].
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 266, 288, 289, 295 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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Distribution: Kashmir; Western Himalayas.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 398 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Elevation Range

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2300-3000 m
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal Vol. 0 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal @ eFloras.org
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K.K. Shrestha, J.R. Press and D.A. Sutton
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Flower/Fruit

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Fl. Per.: April.
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Flora of Pakistan Vol. 0: 398 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Habitat

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Meadows on slopes, roadsides, disturbed ground, at lower elevations in E China; 1900–4000 m.
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 266, 288, 289, 295 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Synonym

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Poa annua Linnaeus var. nepalensis G. C. Wallich ex Grisebach, Nachr. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Georg-Augusts-Univ. 3: 75. 1868.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 22: 266, 288, 289, 295 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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